Grade 4

Expectations (Summary)

  • The Church as One / Unity
  • The Communion of Saints 
  • Our gifts and the common good
  • Stewardship of creation
  • Forms of prayer in the Catholic Tradition
  • Jesus and prayer 
  • Prayer and personal conversion 
  • Form and structure of the Bible 
  • Formation of conscience 
  • The Sacrament of Reconciliation
  • God’s mercy and the sacraments
  • Examine Scripture passages specific to various Liturgical seasons
  • God’s plan for salvation

Growing in Faith, Growing in Christ, Grade 4

Grade 5

Expectations (Summary)

  • The Church and Christian witness
  • Unity within diversity
  • The Communion of Saints
  • Personal and communal prayer
  • Expressions of prayer; vocal, meditative and contemplative
  • The liturgy of the Mass
  • Conscience
  • The divinity of Jesus
  • The New Law: the Law of the Gospels

Growing in Faith, Growing in Christ, Grade 5

Grade 6

Expectations (Summary)

  • Roles within the Church community
  • Personal responsibility and the Christian vocation
  • Parts and order of the Mass
  • Personal prayer and Christian living
  • Conscience formation and moral decision making
  • Moral living and personal holiness
  • Jesus’ Hidden Life and public life
  • The Incarnation
  • Role of Mary 

Growing in Faith, Growing in Christ, Grade 6